While not nearly as large or as clever as May the 4th, Force Friday II promises to be huge with 20,000+ stores in 30 nations participating. So, what is this "holiday," of sorts, about? From sales on your favorite Star Wars merch to the introduction of a new character, here's what to expect this Friday, September 1st.
Deals and giveaways
While I regretfully announce that Tosche Station will not have any deals on power converters, there's still a lot of cool sales and giveaways to look out for. Some of my personal favorites are
Shopping is gradually moving online these days, but experiencing a Star Wars fan event in person is a worthwhile experience. Luckily, retailers will be offering plenty to do at their retail locations across the country. To name a few,
...and much more. To see all the deals and events that will be going on this Friday and into the weekend, check out this helpful page from Star Wars.
Discover a never-before-seen character from The Last Jedi
Aside from the cool things you'll get to do in retail stores, you'll definitely want to participate in the "Find the Force" augmented reality scavenger hunt, for the simple reason that you can discover a new, never-before-seen character from The Last Jedi. To participate, you can follow the instructions in the video below:
As you can see, you'll be able to unlock all your favorite Star Wars characters, plus some new additions to the galaxy far, far away, like the already much beloved Porgs! Anyone already mentally planning all the stores they can go to in one day while trying to fit in school/work?
Yes, me too.
Comment below: How will you be celebrating Force Friday?
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